Agenda 2019

NEW FOR 2019

Our Advisory Board members, highly experienced C-Level executives in a variety of SC sectors, met last October to discuss the problems, solutions and opportunities for the industry, with a particular focus on companies 'going digital'.  

Here are a few of the takeaways from the meeting that will inform the agenda for the 2019 Summit:
 

  • Delving deep into organisation change
  • Transforming your supply network
  • Truck driver shortage – the struggle is real
  • Defining your competitive advantage
  • Making best use of Artificial Intelligence
  • Creating new talent and human capital to achieve that competitive advantage and scale up your projects​
  • Adding value with Cloud Computing
  • ​Demand and supply planning synchronisation
  • Internet of Things platforms
  • Advanced analytics
  • Optimisation and predictive analytics
  • Supply Chain Security and Risk Assessment
  • Autonomous robotics
  • Digital Procurement
  • Smart warehousing and fulfilment
  • Enterprise data management and architecture
  • Additive manufacturing/3D Printing
  • Overcoming competing priorities and misalignment of stakeholders
  • Getting serious about Sustainability             
  • Brexit and the impact on the supply chain industry   
  • Initiatives and technology investments as an add-on to fundamental supply chain processes